Floods Still Threaten South England

Yesterday the Environment Agency (EA) warned that further flooding can be expected in southern England over the coming days. High river and groundwater levels mean that even small amounts of…

Storms and Floods in North West France

The stormy weather currently battering Ireland and the UK has also affected north west France, bringing floods to areas of the region including Brittany, Ille-et-Vilaine, Finistère and Loire-Atlantique. The severe…

UK Faces Holiday Floods

The River Ouse in York overflowed yesterday, flooding parts of York city centre. Heavy rainfall in the region, especially in the surrounding higher ground, led to a rapid rise in…

UK Storm Floods Update

The storm and tidal surge has affected hundreds of locations through Wales, Scotland and England. The storm seems to be passing, but the threat of flooding remains. The UK’s Environment…

Storm Surge Floods in UK

The storm and tidal surges mentioned in our earlier report (North Sea Flood Threat) have now hit England, and evacuations are currently taking place along the eastern coast of the…

The 1953 North Sea Floods

In light of the flood warnings for North sea coastal areas of Scotland, England and Germany for 5 and 6 December 2013, we decided to take a timely look at…

North Sea Flood Threat

Can the North Sea Floods of 1953 happen again? A storm that is likely to hit parts of Northern Europe between Thursday 5 December and Friday 6 December prompted authorities…

More Floods in Greece

Floods struck yesterday, 1 December, in the city of Argos in the north eastern Peloponnese after two rivers in the area overflowed. Emergency services were called out, but couldn’t save…

Rhodes Floods: Who to Blame

After the devastating floods in Rhodes, Greece, of 22 November the Greek authorities and residents of Rhodes have been discussing the causes and reasons behind the disaster. The floods killed…

Floods Kill 3 in Rhodes, Greece

The flash floods which struck the small Greek island on Friday 22 November have now resulted in the deaths of three people. One further person is still missing and Greek…